Records: Trump allies behind rally that ignited Capitol riot

WASHINGTON (AP) – Veterans of President Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign had key roles in orchestrating the Washington rally that spawned a deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol, according to…

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Land conservation plan stirs fight over Trump restrictions

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) – Proposed land conservation purchases in dozens of states would preserve more natural areas within tourist destinations, U.S. officials announced Friday, as lawmakers from both parties pushed…

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AP FACT CHECK: Claims from Trump and Biden’s first debate

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden sparred Tuesday in their first of three debates, hoping to sway undecided voters planning to cast ballots by mail…

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Apology, no firing: Official said US scientists hurt Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) – A Trump health appointee who is accused of trying to muzzle an important scientific publication in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic apologized Tuesday for a separate…

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump, GOP distort on health care, vote fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump made a dizzying array of misleading claims about voting fraud and health care Monday as fellow Republicans opened their convention with speeches distorting the…

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Trump to withdraw Pendley’s nomination as public lands chief

SEATTLE (AP) – President Donald Trump intends to withdraw the nomination of William Perry Pendley to head the Bureau of Land Management, a senior administration official said Saturday – much…

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AP FACT CHECK: A more measured Trump doesn’t mean accurate

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump in recent days suddenly acknowledged the gravity of the coronavirus pandemic and edged away from some of his most audacious falsehoods about it. That’s…

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House OKs repeal of Trump travel ban decried as anti-Muslim

The House on Wednesday voted to repeal the Trump administration’s travel ban and further restrict the president’s power to limit entry to the U.S., a symbolic victory for Muslim American…

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Biden urges Muslim Americans to help him defeat Trump

Democrat Joe Biden urged Muslim Americans on Monday to join him in the fight to defeat President Donald Trump as he addressed an online summit hosted by the advocacy organization…

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Trump signs bill, order rebuking China, and slams Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump signed legislation and an executive order on Tuesday that he said will hold China accountable for its oppressive actions against the people of Hong…

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